Thursday December 18th, 2014
Thursday December 18th, 2014

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APC vice-presidential offer: Tinubu’s triumph and tussles

APC leader, Bola Tinubu

  /   in Politics 12:40 am

In withdrawing himself from consideration on the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahme Read More →

Osinbajo: Where Tinubu, Buhari meet Awo


  /   in Politics

Professor Yemi Osinbajo who was, yesterday, named as the running mate of the All Progressives Congress, APC presidential cand Read More →

How Imoke brought peace to PDP in Cross River — Senator Adede


  /   in Politics

Senator Musa Adede businessman politician is the owner of Kings Airline and represented Cross River State North Senatorial Di Read More →

Head or tail, it’s Yuguda in Bauchi


  /   in Politics

The governorship candidates of the All Progressives Congress, APC and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP who emerged from the Read More →

Jang’s successor: Bickering over PDP primaries alter calculations in Plateau

Jang: Stop complaining against God's choice

  /   in News, Politics

THE Peoples Democratic Party, PDP primaries in Plateau State have been concluded with candidates emerging for all posts avail Read More →

Why Jonathan candidature offers stability

President Goodluck Jonathan casting his vote during the Special Convention at the Eagle Square, Abuja.

  /   in Politics 9:12 am

It was an emphatic “Yes” that the Nigerian President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, received in the early hours of Thursda Read More →

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FG to privatise railways, inland waterways, 6 others in 2015

Abuja light rail

  /   in Business 1:34 am

The Federal Government has concluded plans to privatise eight new entities in some sectors of the economy by 2015. Read More →

Disbursement of N212bn power fund to commence soon — CBN

Mr Godwin Emefiele answering questions  during his screening by the Senate for  Central Bank Governorship in Abuja on Wednesday

  /   in Business

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said that it would commence disbursement of the N212 billion Nigeria Electricity Market Sta Read More →

UBA Capital halts African expansion on Ebola concerns

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 25: A young man, dressed in a biohazard costume, stands on the corner of 546 West 147th Street on October 25, 2014 in New York City. After returning to New York City from Guinea, where he was working with Doctors Without Borders treating Ebola patients, Dr. Craig Spencer was quarantined after showing symptoms consistent with the virus. Spencer was taken to Bellevue hospital to undergo testing where he was officially diagnosed with the Ebola virus on October 23.   Bryan /AFP

  /   in Business

UBA Capital Plc, an investment and asset management arm of United Bank for Africa, will halt its African expansion plan on co Read More →

Fraud: AfDB imposes 3-yr ban, $18m fine on Chinese firm


  /   in Business

Africa Development Bank (AfDB) has imposed a three year debarment on China First Highway Engineering Co. Ltd. following its a Read More →

FG explains challenges in 2014 budgets


  /   in Business 8:13 pm

The Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on Wednesday named oil pipeline vandalism as one of the challenges in the ac Read More →

Bet9ja to sustain rewarding passion

CENTRAL Bank of Nigeria,  	CBN, has suspended the March 31 deadline for acceptance of old N50, N10 and N5 paper notes as legal tenders.

  /   in Business

Buoyed by its success in the last two years where it has emerged as the top sports betting company in Nigeria, the management Read More →

Sports View All →

NFF congratulates MFM on World Cup triumph


  /   in Sports 1:10 am

The Nigeria Football Federation has congratulated the MFM Football Club on its victory at the inaugural Church World Cup whic Read More →

Don’t cry for Nigeria – Okocha


  /   in Sports

Ex-international Austin Okocha is still ruing the failure of the Super Eagles to qualify for the African Cup of Nations. Read More →

Olympic team move to Uyo


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The Chief Coach of the national U-23 men’s football team, Dream Team VI, Samson Siasia has proposed that the team use the n Read More →

Olympic team to tackle Junior Pharaohs

The Nigerian Olympic football team at the 2008 Beijing Olympic .

  /   in Sports

The Chief Coach of the national U-23 men’s football team, Dream Team VI, Samson Siasia has commended the board of the Niger Read More →

Rufai celebrates STARUF academy

Peter Rufai

  /   in Sports

The Staruf Football Academy will on Friday celebrate five years of its existence. The celebration will hold at the Sharaton H Read More →

Eagles to play Elephants, Les Aiglons in Abu Dhabi

FIRING POWER... Super Eagles attacking midfielder, Sunday Mba puts Ivorian players in the firing range as he scored a brace in yesterday’s CAF African Nations Championship qualifier at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium Kaduna.

  /   in Sports

In kick –starting its pledge to ensure that the Senior National Team, Super Eagles is engaged for all the FIFA –free days Read More →

Entertainment View All →

US cinemas cancel film parody of N.Korea leader after threats


  /   in Showtime People 8:59 pm

US cinemas canceled screenings, including a red-carpet New York premiere, of a madcap comedy ”The Interview” that Read More →

KWASU to establish centre for Nollywood studies

A Nollywood  film shooting location

  /   in Showtime People 11:09 pm

Prof. AbdulRsheed Na’ Allah, Vice-Chancellor, Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete, says he has inaugurated a committee f Read More →

I don’t mind being a second wife — Nkiru Silvanus


  /   in Entertainment

If the situation and the person is good, I’ll go for it. I’ve said it before that if ladies don’t stop this nonsense th Read More →

South African wins Miss World 2014 in London

Miss South Africa, 22-year-old Rolene Strauss

  /   in News, Showtime People

Miss South Africa, 22-year-old Rolene Strauss, was crowned Miss World 2014 at the contest's glitzy final in London on Sunday, Read More →

Again, Tiwa, Patoranking thrill audience with sensual dance


  /   in Entertainment

Not minding the many accusations trailing them, Tiwa Savage and Patoranking have again put up another stunning performance at Read More →

Headies 2014: Davido, Olamide, Patoranking, Mavins win big, Wizkid missing

Davido and Wizkid

  /   in Entertainment

The anticipated Headies 2014 is over with Olamide, Patoranking, Davido winning two awards each. Don Jazzy was credited as the Read More →


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